Division of Perioperative Anesthesia

The Division of Perioperative Anesthesia at Boston Children’s Hospital - a division of the hospital's Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine - specializes in the care of pediatric patients from womb to adults.  
The physicians and clinical staff at Boston Children’s Hospital provide the safest state of the art anesthesia care for children undergoing surgical, interventional and diagnostic procedures.  Our board certified pediatric anesthesiologists are experts in subspeciality care for spine surgery, neurosurgery, transplant surgeryotolaryngology procedurescraniofacial reconstructionrobotic surgery, and complex general surgical procedures


The Division of Perioperative Anesthesia offers additional programs and services: 




Fellow and ChildSpecial teams provide care for fetal interventions and complex neonatal surgical procedures.  Expert care is delivered in the gastrointestinal suite for endoscopic procedures as well as in the radiology suite for children who require anesthesia during MRI, CT scan, nuclear medicine scan and interventional radiologic procedures.  Our anesthesia teams provide compassionate care to children who have malignant diseases requiring therapy at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Radiation Treatment Center and diagnostic interventions at the Dana Farber Cancer Center.  


The satellite surgical facilities at Waltham and Lexington are staffed by the same clinical teams that provide care on the main campus and maintain the same standard of excellence and patient centered anesthesia care.